Sandeep

First Name
921
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Sandeep

User Submitted Origins

Indian (Sanskrit)
57%
English
24%
Hindi
8%
Hindu
3%
Canadian
3%
Arabic
3%
African
3%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from India says the name Sandeep means "The sun's lamp" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • A submission from Virginia, United States says the name Sandeep means "Gift of Kindness" and is of Unknown origin.
  • A submission from India says the name Sandeep means "Intelligent" and is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin.
  • According to a user from India, the name Sandeep is of Canadian origin and means "Light and shine".
  • A user from United Arab Emirates says the name Sandeep is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Enlightend".

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Wiktionary

Hindi "enlightened"

  1. A male given name used in India.

Notable Persons Named Sandeep

Sandeep Kumar is a Minister for Women and Child, Social Welfare, Language, SC & ST, and Ministerfor Women and Child. Sandeep was born on July 12th, 1980 in Haryana.

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His military service ended in 2008. Sandeep was born on March 15th, 1977 in Kozhikode. Sandeep is also known as സന്ദീപ് ഉണ്ണിക്കൃഷ്ണന്‍ (Malayalam). He passed away on November 28th, 2008.

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Sandeep Acharya was a musician. Sandeep was born on February 4th, 1984 in Bikaner. He passed away on December 15th, 2013.

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Sandeep Patil is a cricketer. Sandeep was born on August 18th, 1956 in Mumbai.

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Sandeep Chowta is a film score musician. He was most active from 1996 to present. Sandeep was born in Ghana, Africa.

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Sandeep Marwah is a film maker, educator, social worker, philanthropist, studio owner, and journalist. Sandeep was born Sandeep Marwah on January 3rd, 1960 in Delhi.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Sandeep

Bavanaka was born on April 25th, 1992 in Hyderabad, India.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1966 6 0 6
1967 6 0 6
1968 11 0 11
1969 18 0 18
1970 13 0 13
1971 15 0 15
1972 15 0 15
1973 15 0 15
1974 20 0 20
1975 22 0 22
1976 36 5 31
1977 12 0 12
1978 23 5 18
1979 27 5 22
1980 22 0 22
1981 33 5 28
1982 27 6 21
1983 17 0 17
1984 32 7 25
1985 28 0 28
1986 22 0 22
1987 26 6 20
1988 30 6 24
1989 41 8 33
1990 31 12 19
1991 39 11 28
1992 29 7 22
1993 26 7 19
1994 38 10 28
1995 29 7 22
1996 23 8 15
1997 30 0 30
1998 22 0 22
1999 17 0 17
2000 16 0 16
2001 14 0 14
2002 11 0 11
2003 6 0 6
2004 19 0 19
2005 8 0 8
2006 7 0 7
2007 7 0 7
2008 7 0 7
2009 7 0 7
2011 13 0 13
2012 5 0 5

Fun Facts about the name Sandeep

  • How Popular is the name Sandeep? Sandeep is the 11,122nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Sandeep have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 921 babies born with the first name Sandeep in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sandeep to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sandeep? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1966 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Sandeep first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sandeep is Wednesday, September 16th, 1964.
  • What year had the most people named Sandeep born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sandeep was in 1989 with a total of 33 babies.
  • Random Sandeep Factoid: According to the 1998 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sandeep is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 9 babies in California have the same name as you in 1998.
  • Weird things about the name Sandeep: Your name in reverse order is Peednas. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sadpeen. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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